Tickets priced at £26 per night.
Over 18s only.
Standing, with some unreserved seating
Unfortunately, due to technical reasons outside of the event organisers control, Jack Up the Weekend, due to take place this coming Easter weekend at Medina has been postponed and rescheduled to a date this coming Autumn (date TBC).
Message from the organisers:
We are passionate about ensuring the best possible experience at our events and deeply regret any inconvenience bought about by this change of circumstance. Both From The Jam and Big Country will however be returning to the Island to perform two headline sets on the same night.
We would ask anyone with tickets to therefore please keep hold of their original concert ticket(s) as they will now get to see two headline bands for the price of one! If, once the revised date has been announced, and you are unable to attend the rescheduled event, or if you have purchased tickets for both nights, you’ll be able to obtain a refund for the sale price of their ticket(s) directly from the outlet from which they were originally purchased.
We would ask people to firstly please await further news of the rescheduled date which will follow shortly.
Jack Up The Weekend presents two great headline bands performing live in concert on two consecutive nights over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend!
On Good Friday, 19th April 2019, From The Jam, a firm Jack Up The 80s favourite guaranteed to blow you away with their electrifying live performance. Expect all The Jam hits from this outstanding musical act featuring legendary former 'The Jam' bassist Bruce Foxton.
On Easter Saturday, 20th April 2019, the sensational Big Country will be visiting the Island for this one-off exclusive. The band are no stranger to the main stage at the Isle of Wight Festival, boasting a stunning catalogue of stirring worldwide hit songs.
Jack Up The Weekend is an exciting new spin off event from the organisers of the hugely successful Jack Up The 80s Summer festival.
Perfect for lovers of 70s and 80s music, Jack Up The Weekend will feature two great headline bands performing live in concert – one a firm favourite with Jack Up festival goers and the other no stranger to the main stage at the Isle of Wight Festival, with both acts boasting a stunning catalogue of stirring worldwide hit songs.
Expect to hear hits after hit including Beat Surrender, Going Underground, Start, Eton Rifles, In a Big Country, Chance, Fields of Fire and many, many more.
Two popular Island bands have been selected to support Bruce Foxton's From The Jam on Good Friday and Big Country on Easter Saturday. Three Minute Heroes will be supporting From the Jam who have a strong following from the Isle of Wight Scooter scene. Kevin 17 will be supporting Big Country and they are busy preparing their own unique renditions of hit songs from The Cult, The Cure, Blondie and many more.
With tickets strictly limited in number this a rare and unique opportunity to enjoy an up close and personal evening of unbeatable musical entertainment in an intimate indoor setting, at 1Leisure Medina in Newport.
The two concert nights take place on Friday 19th and Saturday 20th April 2019 and will be held in the big sports hall at the Leisure Centre with bar courtesy of Island Ales.
Tickets priced at just £26 are on sale now! Available from jackuptheweekend.co.uk and over the counter at all three 1Leisure sites – Medina (Newport), Westridge (Ryde) and The Heights (Sandown).
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